The Ox Marathon 2016

22nd May 2016 White Star Running Ox Marathon It’s been two years since I’ve run a marathon. The last was towing the line at the gloriously sunny London Marathon in 2014. Today, as I was kindly given a lift by Jo and Sarah from Westbourne Running Club, the weather didn’t look as promising! I was…

Endurance Life CTS Sussex 2013

23rd March 2013 Birling Gap, Sussex 27.2 miles, 4218ft ascent/descent A year ago I ran my second ever trail marathon at this event. The weather was amazing and despite a bit of an injury, I had a really good day. I had been looking forward to running here again, although this time I had entered…

Endurance Life Coastal Series Sussex Marathon

24th March 2012 Birling Gap, Sussex 26.5 miles, 4218ft ascent/descent Held over and around the spectacular South Downs, when I woke up to see bluebird skies I knew this was going to be a great race. I was nervous about my knee pain kicking in again and ruining my run but had invested in the…